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How Global Health Job Applicants Can Stand Out Shanna Livermore Posted:16 Jan 2019 05:55 PM

How Global Health Job Applicants Can Stand Out
The winter months are some of the busiest hiring months of the year, and with more applicants out there, there’s even less time being spent reviewing resumes in the already highly competitive field of global health. New from PHI's Sustaining Technical and Analytical Resources (STAR) program: Here are four tips to make your application stand out—and help you land your dream global health job. 

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First international conference on global health security in Sydney, Australia. Shanna Livermore Posted:05 Dec 2018 10:07 AM

Subject: First international conference on global health security in Sydney, Australia.
 
First international conference on global health security in Sydney, Australia. https://www.ghs2019.com/welcome.php 

GHS 2019 Will:

  • Bring together stakeholders working in global health security to measure progress, determine gaps, and identify new opportunities to enhance national, regional and global health security;
  • Provide a venue for government officials and International Organizations to share policy developments, hear from the research community, and create a space for side meetings that advance the health security agenda;
  • Establish and solidify a health security ‘community of practice’ and guiding principles;
  • Through an open call for abstracts, highlight work from partners around the world, bringing cutting edge, evidence-based research to the community;
  • Provide an opportunity for students to showcase their research;
  • Consider creating a professional association for global health security; and
  • Develop and endorse a ‘Sydney Statement’ on global health security.

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A message was posted to a forum you are tracking - Global road Safty Position Shanna Livermore Posted:14 Nov 2018 10:45 AM

Subject: Global road. Safety position

Begin forwarded message from Elaine Auld:

CDC is recruiting for an Mph or recent PhD graduate to work full-time at CDC for 7 to 12 months on a project related to global road safety. It relates to some work we are doing on conflict analysis for pedestrian safety. Several countries are being piloted. Let me know if you have interested candidates and or faculty who may be going on sabbatical or want to take a leave for a while. Announcement in class

From: "Powell, Rachel"
Date: November 12, 2018 at 3:30:13 PM PST

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=e3932d5d-76d7-4cf9-8aa5-0c23d5c4dbac&ccId=19000101_000001&lang=en_US&type=MP

A message was posted to a forum you are tracking. - Call for applications Shanna Livermore Posted:15 Nov 2018 05:28 PM

Subject: Call for applications for Preparatory Fellowships

AREF and the EDCTP are jointly calling for applications from emerging African health researchers for Preparatory Fellowships that provide up to 70,000 Euro of funding for a professional training and development program. The call for these fellowships close February 1, 2019.

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A message was posted to a forum you are tracking - Job Opportunity Shanna Livermore Posted:15 Nov 2018 05:28 PM

Subject: Job Opportunity

See attached for a job opportunity for Ball University Dept Chair. Health Science.

They only sent it to me via jpg so I'm only able to attach it.

Shanna, GH CoP Chair.

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Call for papers The International Journal of Health, Wellness, and Society

Dear Colleagues & Scholars,

I would like to draw your attention to The International Journal of Health, Wellness, and Society  and the opportunity to submit an article for peer review and possible publication. Authors submitting to the journal can experience:

  • A two-way anonymous peer review providing thoughtful, constructive feedback of their research.
  • Global viewership by interdisciplinary, academic audiences.
  • Participation as a Peer Reviewer including an official Reviewer Certificate in recognition of contribution and service.
  • The opportunity to publish open access, expanding the reach and visibility of your article for other scholars to cite your research.
  • Subscriber access to all Research Network journal content and e-books, offering resources for expanding your research.

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IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion 7-11 April 2019

23rd IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion 
WAIORA: Promoting Planetary Health and Sustainable Development for All, Rotorua (Aotearoa New Zealand), 7-11 April 2019

IUHPE 2019 will be an invaluable forumfor those in health promotion to exchange knowledge and build networks, in order to: share strategies, policies and practices; present results and assess progress; influence policy and bring about positive change; and promote health and equity amongst all people.

For more information please visit the World Conference website.

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Global Forum on Heat and Health

Please see below for the announcement of the Global Forum on Heat and Health taking place in Hong Kong in December. The forum brings together practitioners and researchers in health, weather, climate, urban planning, and other disciplines to discuss challenges and opportunities in managing heat health risk globally. Registration is open, and many leading experts in the field have already committed to attending. For more information visit https://ghhin.org/.

Learn more and register for the First Global Forum on Heat and Health:https://ghhin.org/news/ghhin-forum-hong-kong

2019 Annual Conference: Elevating Health for All

Mark your calendar now to join your colleagues at SOPHE's 70th Annual Conference in Salt Lake City. During this three-day conference, you will network and explore the ways SOPHE strives to improve and elevate the health of individuals and communities through collaboration, advocacy, and enhanced efforts in health education and health promotion research and practice. SOPHE 2019 will focus on the real and potential impact of health educators when they work together to elevate health for ALLClick here to learn more.

SOPHE's 20th Annual Advocacy Summit

This year's summit, Mobilizing the Next Generation of Health Advocates, will address topics such as the essentials of effective activism, overarching advocacy skills that transcend public health issues from the state, local, and federal level; and faculty pre-service approaches to teaching advocacy. Click here to register.